Support Models of Diversity and Sign Their Petition for Disability Representation in Fashion

Support Models of Diversity and Sign Their Petition for Disability Representation in Fashion

Greetings Readers and Happy Sunday! I hope you are all enjoying a lazy day today or doing whatever your Sunday's are for. Alas while you are reading this I will be frantically typing away at my computer writing my essay with a grim look on my face....yes darling this is called being a student and [...]

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The Top Ten Misconceptions About Visual Impairment


Greetings Readers!
Today I wanted to share with you some very exciting news that has taken place over on the blog for Scope-a charity supporting disabled people across the UK. Recently, I wrote a piece for them in relation to a YouTube video on the top ten misconceptions of sight loss and the Scope #EndTheAlkward campaign. Where I talk about the top 10 misconceptions relation to my sight loss and now…here it is.
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Guest post from  Emily Davison, a writer, fashion blogger, English Literature student  and YouTuber. She also happens to be visually impaired and works with a guide dog.

Emily with her guide dog Unity Emily with Unity (photo from Guide Dogs)

Do you ever face those moments in your day where something cringe-worthy happens to you? Do you find yourself thinking how wonderful it would be if the ground would swallow you up?

In life I find that there have been many obstacles that I have had to face. But, one thing that never seems to vanish are the questions I get due to my disability. Some of them are the most awkward and frustrating moments I can recollect. Some make me want to recoil in sheer mortification.

Recently I created a video on my YouTube channel after reading an article by a young women in a wheelchair about the top ten sayings and questions that she gets due…

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Fashioneyesta’s Braille For Cosmetics Focus Group

Fashioneyesta’s Braille For Cosmetics Focus Group

Are you visually impaired? Do you or do you know anyone who uses braille? Do you think cosmetics should do everything possible to make sure their visually impaired customers can access the products with ease? Well then you could be a part of fashioneyesta's new focus group with aims to campaign for companies to listen [...]